About NBOA

Founded in 1998, NBOA is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to advancing business excellence in independent schools. NBOA's continued success stems from its active and growing network of members who openly and collaboratively promote best practices and standards of excellence across all business operations within independent schools, including finance, accounting, human resources, information technology, risk management, tax compliance and facilities.

NBOA membership includes more than 1,200 schools from every region in the United States as well as international schools in Canada, Mexico and 13 other countries around the globe. Combined enrollment of member schools exceeds 226,000 students; combined budgets are nearly $5 billion.

Mission

NBOA develops, delivers, and promotes best business practices to advance independent schools.

Vision

NBOA member schools provide excellence in education supported by world-class business operations.

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Withholding Guidance to Change Following Tax Overhaul

The GOP’s recent, sweeping tax legislation retains important aspects of current law favorable to independent schools — thanks, in part, to the advocacy efforts of NBOA and NAIS. But changes will still impact independent schools. Read about the latest implications.

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